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The British government blocked on Saturday a deal by Russian billionaires, Mikhail Fridman and German Khan, to buy 12 oil and gas fields in the North Sea as
John Browne, the former chief executive of BP, will take charge of a $10 billion oil and gas venture backed by Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman to help it
China will allow oil companies to play a bigger role in determining the import price for jet fuel from March, the country's top planning body said on Saturday, state media reported.
Lithuanian liquefied natural gas (LNG) importer Litgas has signed a non-binding agreement to purchase LNG from the United States' first export terminal, the company said on Saturday.
China will cut city-gate non-residential natural gas prices by 440 yuan per thousand cubic meters, starting from April 1, the country's top planning body said on Saturday.
A Coast Guard crew responded to a fishing vessel trapped in ice in Woods Hole Passage, Woods Hole, Massachusetts, Saturday.
At about 3 p.m., the crew of the fishing boat Capt.
A tug boat owner was today was given an 8 month custodial sentence after his crew member died trying to reattach a tow line in a violent storm.
During today’s hearing at Southampton Crown Court,
Operating revenues for Norwegian Energy Company ASA (“Noreco”) were reduced in the fourth quarter 2014 due to low oil production. Net loss after tax was NOK 1.
The 14th International Conference on Computer and IT Applications in the Maritime Industries (COMPIT) will take place from 11th to 13th May 2015 in Ulrichshusen, Germany.
The Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (ClassNK) has announced the establishment of its “Common Structural Rules for Bulk Carriers and Oil Tanker” (Rules for the Survey and
Long Beach Port is once again giving tourists opportunity to enjoy a rare view of port operations on a free Port of Long Beach harbor tour. The organizers are
The Captain of the Port (COTP) Delaware Bay is notifying mariners that Upper Delaware River lighted buoy 33 (LLNR 3875) and Upper Delaware River lighted buoy
Mexico has approved draft auction terms for five shallow water areas containing around 355 million barrels of oil equivalent (boe) as part of its Round One tender
Brazil's Braskem SA , Latin America's largest petrochemical company, said on Friday it had agreed to a revised naphtha supply contract with shareholder Petrobras,
Talks on curbing Iran's nuclear program have made substantial progress, a senior U.S. official said on Friday as the White House braced for an onslaught of criticism
Venezuela's PDVSA said on Friday that oil services giant Schlumberger was poised to extend an existing credit line to the South American state oil company, without offering details.
Exxon Mobil Corp and three other large energy companies failed to block shareholder resolutions on director nomination rules put forth by New York City pension funds,
Argentine biodiesel exports rose 40 percent on the year in 2014 to nearly 1.6 million tonnes while total production rose 29.4 percent 2.58 million tonnes, the
Brazil's embattled state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA said on Friday that the director of its corporate-services division will take a 90-day leave of absence for health reasons.
Queen Elizabeth II will christen P&O Cruises’ new flagship Britannia in Southampton, England, on March 10. She will be accompanied by her husband, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh.